Goliad man dies in 1-vehicle motorcycle accident

One person is dead after a motorcycle accident 5 miles south of Victoria.
The accident happened at just after midnight this morning. It was a one vehicle, one person accident on Highway 59 near the overpass of U.S. Highway 77.
The driver of the 2011 Harley Davidson, Christopher Bruce Cornwell, 32, of Goliad, was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:20 a.m.
Trooper San Miguel says Cornwell was traveling south on Highway 59 near the Highway 77 overpass.
For some unknown reason, DPS officials say Cornwell left the roadway onto the grassy shoulder on the south side of 59 and hit the guardrail.
The cause is still under investigation including the condition of the driver at the time of the accident.